|Systematic (IUPAC) name|
|(1S,2S)-2-(2-((3-(1H-benzo[d]imidazol-2-yl)propyl) (methyl)amino)ethyl)-6-fluoro-1-isopropyl- 1,2,3,4-tetrahydronaphthalen-2-yl 2-methoxyacetate|
|Protein binding||> 99 %|
|Mol. mass||495.63 g/mol|
|Melt. point||128 °C (262 °F) (dihydrochloride salt)|
|(what is this?)|
It is nonselective.
On June 8, 1998, Roche announced the voluntary withdrawal of the drug from the market, one year after approval by the FDA, due to the potential for drug interactions, some of them deadly, which may occur when it is taken together with some other medications. 
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- Heart Drug Withdrawn as Evidence Shows It Could Be Lethal: http://www.nytimes.com/1998/06/09/us/heart-drug-withdrawn-as-evidence-shows-it-could-be-lethal.html
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